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Barite with Calcite from Elk Creek, Meade County, South Dakota

 
Barite with Calcite from Elk Creek, Meade County, South Dakota

Barite with Calcite from Elk Creek, Meade County, South Dakota

Barite with Calcite from Elk Creek, Meade County, South Dakota

Photo below under shortwave ultraviolet illumination:
Barite with Calcite from Elk Creek, Meade County, South Dakota

DESCRIPTION:No. 41784
Mineral:Barite with Calcite
Locality:Elk Creek, Meade County, South Dakota
Description:Slender golden barite crystals up to 40 mm long on calcite-coated brown matrix. The barite fluoresces white under UV illumination. Note the dome-shaped growth patterns on the barite surfaces. On crystal is restored. Ex. Robert C. Lambert #426
Overall Size:9x8x5 cm
Crystals:15-40 mm
Status: Sold - Posted here for reference only
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